2021

Schools to Host Community Meeting Focused on Equity in Education
Posted on 02/17/2021
The Carson City School District (CCSD) will host a community meeting focused on its Strategic Plan and equity in education Wednesday, Feb. 24, 6:00-7:30 p.m., via Zoom. The meeting will provide parents and families with an opportunity for input through a variety of breakout sessions focused on infusing equity statements into the following topics.  READ MORE...
Foundation Awards $200 Mini Grants to Support Students and Educators
Posted on 02/16/2021
The Carson City School District, on behalf of the Carson City Schools Foundation (CCSF), is pleased to announce another round of $200 mini grant winners for Spring 2021. Each semester, CCSF gives back to educators and students alike.  READ MORE...
Raspberry-filled Churros Help Spread the Love for Valentine’s Day
Posted on 02/12/2021
Although more traditionally known for his signature bow and arrow, Cupid donned a chef’s hat earlier today in Carson City. Food and Nutrition workers cooked up some Valentine’s Day love for students in the Carson City School District.  READ MORE...
Fritsch Elementary “Reflects” on how COVID has Changed Lives
Posted on 02/08/2021
The Carson City School District and Fritsch Elementary School recognized several grade-school-aged students (a winner from each grade) who competed in the “2021 Reflections Contest” to celebrate the schools 100th day of school as well as how students continue to triumph and endure through changes imposed by COVID-19.  READ MORE...
Carson High Announces 2021 Winterfest King and Queen
Posted on 02/05/2021
Carson High School has named Will Breeding and Serena Dantzler as the 2021 Winterfest King and Queen. Additionally, Wesley Dunkin and Reese MacKenzie were named the 11th grade Winterfest Prince and Princess, Trevor Britt and Anika Corder were named the 10th grade Winterfest Prince and Princess, David Stoffer and Corinne Ternau were named the 9th grade Winterfest Prince and Princess. Congratulations to all those involved and named as candidates.  READ MORE...
School District Honors Counselors for National School Counseling Week
Posted on 02/01/2021
The Carson City School District (CCSD) is pleased to honor school counselors during National School Counseling Week, Feb. 1-5, 2021. Sponsored by the American School Counselor Association (ASCA), the week will help focus public attention on the unique contribution of school counselors within U.S. school systems and how students are different as a result of what school counselors do.  READ MORE...
Carson City Schools Closed Again Friday for Winter Related Conditions
Posted on 01/29/2021
Due to inclement weather, all Schools in the Carson City School District will be closed again for the entire day Friday, Jan. 29, 2021. All employees, students and teachers should remain home. No student activities, school-work or programs will occur, including remote instruction. This includes school-course assignments, homework, afterschool programs and practices. No school services such as transportation, nutrition or student health will be provided.  READ MORE...
Carson City Schools to Resume Classes Friday on 2-Hour Delay Schedule
Posted on 01/28/2021
On, Friday, January 29, 2021, all Carson City School District schools will resume classes on a delayed 2-hour schedule. Buses will also operate on a 2-hour delay, so approximately 2-hours later than usual. There will be no Pre-School classes or breakfast served at school. The school day will end at the regular time. Parents and families should have their student(s) wear appropriate clothing and footwear for cold and wet weather. Click here for more information about weather related school closures.  READ MORE...
Carson City Schools Closed Again Thursday for Winter Related Conditions
Posted on 01/27/2021
The National Weather Service has forecast another round of significant snowfall for Wednesday night and Thursday. In light of this information, all Schools in the Carson City School District will be closed again for the entire day Thursday, Jan. 28, 2021, for winter related conditions.  READ MORE...
Carson City Schools Closed Wednesday for Winter Related Conditions
Posted on 01/26/2021
As a result of the impending snowstorm, all Schools in the Carson City School District will be closed for the entire day Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2021. The National Weather Service is predicting one of the most impactful winter storms in recent years to hit our area. Periods of heavy snow and strong winds are expected tonight. The storm threatens to be disruptive to travel throughout the region.  READ MORE...
Local Scientist Donates 550 Thermometer Watches to STEM School
Posted on 01/25/2021
The Carson City School District is pleased to announce Empire Elementary School, a designated Governor’s STEM School, has received 550 Thermometer Watches from local Scientist Ron Newton. The wearable technology, costing less than $10, is designed to monitor the temperature of the wearer and indicate if they are running a fever. The school is beta testing the prototype, which constantly monitors temperature and displays every 8 seconds using a color changing light emitting diode without using a switch.  READ MORE...
Foundation Video Provides Information, Seeks Contributions
Posted on 01/21/2021
With the start of the new semester, the Carson City Schools FOUNDATION (CCSF) is rolling out a new video with more detailed information about how it uses the money donated to the organization and how contributions are made. To view the video, please click here.   READ MORE...
Meeting on Eagle Valley Middle School Construction
Posted on 01/15/2021
To discuss classroom-space expansion plans for Eagle Valley Middle School (EVMS), the Carson City School District will host an in-person meeting in the EVMS gym, Thursday, Jan. 21, at 6 p.m. Face masks and socially distanced protocols will be observed. The meeting will address anticipated long-term growth of the district and the need to find solutions for a growing school enrollment. Spanish translation will be available during the meeting.  READ MORE...
New Leadership Roles, Re-elected Sworn In
Posted on 01/13/2021
The Carson City School District is pleased to announce new leadership roles for the School Board of Trustees. At their first meeting of the year Tuesday, Jan. 11, Joe Cacioppo, District 7, was named the newest president of the Carson City School District Board of Trustees. He replaced former President Mike Walker, District 5, as the school board’s leader. Trustees Richard Varner, District 4, and Laurel Crossman, District 2, were also elected vice president and clerk, respectively. Varner replaced former Vice President Cacioppo and Crossman replaced former Clerk Varner. Each of the three leaders will serve one-year terms on the Carson City School Board.  READ MORE...
3rd through 6th Graders to Return to In-person Learning 4 days a week
Posted on 01/05/2021
Beginning Tuesday, January 19, all third, fourth, fifth and sixth grade students may begin attending their zoned school for in-person, on-campus instruction, four days a week, Tuesdays through Fridays.   READ MORE...